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Posted on: December 6, 2016


DOVER (Dec. 6, 2016) — The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) closed a Clayton body art business December 5, 2016, that was operating without a permit for violation of regulations under Title 16 of the Delaware Code.

The operation had no official name and was run out of a private home at 253 Christiana River Road Drive in Clayton without the required body art establishment permit.  In addition to operating without a permit and being entirely unregulated, DPH ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Town Offices Opening Late

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All Town Offices will be opening late on Thursday, December 8, 2016.

There will be a mandatory employee meeting.  All offices will open at 8:30 AM.

Posted on: November 30, 2016

Smyrna Police Hold Explorers Open House for Ages 14-21

The Smyrna Police Department will be hosting an open house about the Explorers program for ages 14-21 on Wednesday, December 7th from 7 - 8 PM at the police station on Glenwood Avenue.

Explorer Post 58 was created to provide students with an interest in law enforcement an opportunity to take part in on-the-job training with Smyrna police officers. The goal of the Post is to build a solid foundation for a future career in law enforcement...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

End of Leaf Pick Up

Town crews will make the last pick up of leaves with the vacuum machine on January 3, 2017. All leaves not collected by Tuesday, January 3, 2017, must be properly bagged and placed curbside for pick up. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

Posted on: November 21, 2016

Code Purple

Code Purple (men only) will once again be operating out of the Centennial Church located on Mt. Vernon Street in Smyrna. Site is scheduled to open December 1, 2016 as long as temperatures are below 32 degrees.

Donations of items will help the shelter to continue running smoothly. Items needs:

  • boots
  • long johns
  • bus passes
  • individually packaged snacks
  • fruits
  • cases of water
  • coffee
  • creamer
  • cans of soup or pasta meals
  • peanut butter
  • tuna fish (things to pack lunches with)

There i...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Mobile or Manufactured Homes Permit

An annual permit is needed for all Mobile or Manufactured Homes that are placed in and remain in the Town of Smyrna.

The Town of Smyrna sends out renewal notices before the end of every calendar year and homeowners are to pay a fee of $100.00 for each permit needed. The fee is to be paid by January 1st. There is a late payment penalty if the fee is not paid by Februar...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Warm Hearts Smyrna

Warm Hearts Smyrna is a new program that helps individuals and families who need a little help paying their utility bills. By making a tax-deductible donation, you can help ensure our most vulnerable citizens have adequate heat during the winter season.

To make a financial donation, please make your checks payable to “The Smyrna-Clayton Ministerium” and mail them to the following address:

Warm Hearts SmyrnaC/O The Smyrna-Clayton Ministerium1st Presbyterian Church of Smyrna118 West Commerce Str...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

2016 Water Quality Report (Revised)

We're pleased to present to you this year's Annual Water Quality Report. This report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day.

Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources. We are committed to ensuring the qua...Read on...

Full Report
Posted on: September 22, 2016

Leaf Collections

The Town of Smyrna has a fantastic vacuum machine that the Public Works crews use to pick up loose leaves every fall!

Beginning October 16th through December 31st, when the trees are really dropping their leaves, you will see the crews around Town picking up piles of leaves from curbside.

The machine will pick up ONLY loose leaves so please do not include any yard waste...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Smyrna Named One of Delaware's 10 Safest Cities

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The Smyrna Police Department is proud to announce that our community has been named one of Delaware’s “10 safest cities”.

We were recently recognized by the Safewise organization for this designation based upon their unique formula. “SafeWise is a community-focused security organization committed to increasing safety education, awareness, and preparedness.” We here at the ...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2016

Heating Repair/Replacement Program

First State Community Action Agency

The Replacing/Repairing Heaters & Conserving Energy (RRHACE) Program is a statewide program.

It is available to help income eligible home owners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components which are necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. All repairs and replacements are completed by a licensed ...Read on...

First State Community Agency, Inc. Website
Posted on: August 7, 2013

Community Videos

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Posted on: May 19, 2008

Energy Depot Program

The Town of Smyrna is pleased to offer you Energy Depot, a set of online tools and resources to help you better understand and manage your home energy use and costs.

The Town of Smyrna is pleased to offer you Energy Depot, a set of online tools and resources to help you better understand and manage your home energy use and costs.

Energy Depot is your one-stop resource for energy information and it's available for fre...Read on...

Energy Depot